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Stones of Contention: A History of Africa’s Diamonds (Africa in World History)
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ean: 9780821421000, isbn: 082142100X,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
Africa supplies the majority of the world’s diamonds, yet consumers generally know little about the origins and history of these precious stones beyond sensationalized media accounts of so-called blood diamonds.Stones of Contention explores the maj...
The Looting Machine: Warlords, Oligarchs, Corporations, Smugglers, and the Theft of Africa's Wealth
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ean: 9781610397117, isbn: 1610397118,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 40 reviews
The trade in oil, gas, gems, metals and rare earth minerals wreaks havoc in Africa. During the years when Brazil, India, China and the other emerging markets” have transformed their economies, Africa's resource states remained tethered to the bot...
The Cassava Transformation: Africa's Best-Kept Secret
By Brand: Michigan State University Press
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ean: 9780870136023, isbn: 087013602X,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 60 reviews
Cassava is Africa's "poverty fighter" and second most important food crop. This book discusses Cassava's real role and traces research over the past 65 years. The "Cassava transformation" that is now underway in Africa has changed this traditional, r...
Population Growth and Agricultural Change in Africa (Carter Lecture)
By Brand: University Press of Florida
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ean: 9780813012193, isbn: 0813012198,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
"By far the most extensive empirical and theoretical analysis of the debate [on the effects of population growth on development] in the African context. It promises . . . to become a central document for those interested in African and other Third ...
Fascist Pigs: Technoscientific Organisms and the History of Fascism (Inside Technology)
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mpn: 9780262536158, ean: 9780262536158, isbn: 0262536153,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
How the breeding of new animals and plants was central to fascist regimes in Italy, Portugal, and Germany and to their imperial expansion.In the fascist regimes of Mussolini's Italy, Salazar's Portugal, and Hitler's Germany, the first mass mobilizati...
Eskom: Electricity and Technopolitics in South Africa
By University of Cape Town Press
ean: 9781775822158, isbn: 177582215X,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 206 reviews
Africa’s leading producer of electricity, Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd, owned by the South African state, was shaken in 2008, when it was obliged to introduce ‘load shedding’, or rolling blackouts, and again in late 2014. Since then, grid dysfunction...
The Anti-Politics Machine: Development, Depoliticization, and Bureaucratic Power in Lesotho
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ean: 9780816624379, isbn: 0816624372,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
Development, it is generally assumed, is good and necessary, and in its name the West has intervened, implementing all manner of projects in the impoverished regions of the world. When these projects fail, as they do with astonishing regularity, they...
Living Under Contract: Contract Farming and Agrarian Transformation in Sub-Saharan Africa
By University of Wisconsin Press
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mpn: 6 charts, 3 maps, ean: 9780299140649, isbn: 0299140644,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Wracked by poverty, famine, and drought, Africa is typically represented as agriculturally stagnant, backward, and crisis-prone. Living Under Contract, however, highlights the dynamic, changing character of sub-Saharan agrarian systems by focusing on...
Hanging by a Thread: Cotton, Globalization, and Poverty in Africa (Ohio RIS Global Series)
mpn: black & white illustrations, black & whi, ean: 9780896802605, isbn: 0896802604,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 286 reviews
The textile industry was one of the first manufacturing activities to become organized globally, as mechanized production in Europe used cotton from the various colonies. Africa, the least developed of the world’s major regions, is now increasingly...
Oil and Gas in Africa
By Oxford University Press
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mpn: numreous figures and tables, ean: 9780199565788, isbn: 0199565783,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
The book, a joint work of the African Development Bank and the African Union, presents a comprehensive analysis of the oil and gas resources in Africa. It uniquely highlights, through country examples, and with an African focus but a global perspecti...
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